Broken Arrow, OK (May 30, 2019) – On May 27th, around 11:24 p.m., Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident near the intersection of 241st East Avenue and 103rd Street South.
According to reports, 20-year-old Rion Hunt was walking in tall weeds on the southbound side of 241st Street when he suddenly darted out in front of traffic. In entering the roadway, Hunt was struck by a Chevy 2500 driven by 47-year-old Justin Easley.
Hunt sustained head and trunk internal injuries in the collision and was air lifted to St. John Hospital in Tulsa for treatment. Easley was uninjured in the incident.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Rion Hunt and his family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Oklahoma
Every year, hundreds of people are injured in pedestrian accidents across Oklahoma. Unfortunately, these accidents often result in serious and life-threatening injuries. Victims who are injured in pedestrian accidents often go through extensive medical treatment.
In some cases, victims are forced to go through surgery and spend months going through physical therapy. When pedestrians are injured in collisions caused by negligent drivers, it is crucial that they contact an Oklahoma car accident attorney as soon as possible.
Oklahoma personal injury attorneys at McIntyre Law have over 90 years of experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve. Our team of experienced attorneys works diligently to ensure victims are able to obtain restitution to cover the costs for medical treatment they need to make a full recovery. Contact our law firm today at (405) 917-5250 to schedule a free case evaluation to see what legal options are available for you.
Note: While writing these posts, we utilize secondary sources who may not have accurately represented the situation or the conditions of those involved. The accidents have not been independently verified by our team and may contain inaccuracies as a result. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident. If you notice any incorrect information included in our content, please inform us as soon as possible and we will correct it.
Disclaimer: At McIntyre Law, P.C., we are active members in our local communities and in those across Oklahoma. While we hope the pain and suffering experienced in these accidents never happen to anyone, these kinds of events are all too common across our state. Our goal is that these posts will raise awareness and prevent future accidents from occurring. The information included within should not be misconstrued as legal advice and you should always consult with a trained legal professional about the specifics of your situation before taking any action.